The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware
Rank 46 45 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing VMware 24 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.51% 1.19% 2.38%
As % of the Vendors category 7.41% 2.68% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £300 £183
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +64.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £260 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
324 224 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 47.37% 44.36% 49.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 113 118
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +24.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £15.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £90.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +3 21 £450 +63.63% 16
North Wales - - - - 1
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VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 43 (63.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (60.29%) Windows
3 25 (36.76%) Red Hat
4 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 18 (26.47%) Linux
7 17 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 16 (23.53%) Citrix
9 14 (20.59%) IIS
9 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
9 14 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (20.59%) Open Source
10 13 (19.12%) Java
10 13 (19.12%) JBoss
10 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
10 13 (19.12%) Clustering
11 11 (16.18%) Spring
11 11 (16.18%) Hyperic
12 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (14.71%) RHCE
12 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (13.24%) AIX
13 9 (13.24%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
14 8 (11.76%) DV Cleared
14 8 (11.76%) XenApp
14 8 (11.76%) Scala
14 8 (11.76%) Apache Camel
14 8 (11.76%) MongoDB

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (20.59%) IIS
2 13 (19.12%) JBoss
3 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.94%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.94%) Apache
6 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.47%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Firewall
1 2 (2.94%) HTTP
1 2 (2.94%) LAN
1 2 (2.94%) WAN
2 1 (1.47%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (1.47%) DHCP
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.47%) DNS
2 1 (1.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
1 3 (4.41%) Selenium
1 3 (4.41%) JMeter
2 2 (2.94%) Subversion
2 2 (2.94%) JIRA
2 2 (2.94%) ReSharper
2 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.94%) Gradle
2 2 (2.94%) Artifactory
2 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Electronics
2 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (19.12%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Consultant
3 8 (11.76%) Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Server Support
4 6 (8.82%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) VMware Consultant
5 5 (7.35%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Build Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Wintel Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Server Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Change Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Server Support Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Software Tester
8 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (2.94%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) Spring
2 8 (11.76%) Apache Camel
2 8 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (11.76%) REST
2 8 (11.76%) JSON
2 8 (11.76%) SOAP
3 3 (4.41%) RESTful
3 3 (4.41%) jQuery
3 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (4.41%) HTML5
3 3 (4.41%) CSS3
3 3 (4.41%) .NET
3 3 (4.41%) HTML
3 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.41%) CSS
3 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.41%) Java SE
3 3 (4.41%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.47%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.47%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Open Source
2 13 (19.12%) Clustering
3 4 (5.88%) LPAR
3 4 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.41%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.41%) AS400
5 2 (2.94%) DTV
6 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (60.29%) Windows
2 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (26.47%) Linux
4 14 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (13.24%) AIX
7 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.41%) OS/400
9 2 (2.94%) Fedora
9 2 (2.94%) UNIX
9 2 (2.94%) CentOS
10 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (10.29%) Configuration Management
3 5 (7.35%) Scrum
3 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.88%) Coaching
5 3 (4.41%) ITIL
5 3 (4.41%) SOA
5 3 (4.41%) MVC
6 2 (2.94%) Programme Management
6 2 (2.94%) Service Management
6 2 (2.94%) Change Management
6 2 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.94%) DevOps
6 2 (2.94%) BDD
6 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (2.94%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.94%) Kanban
7 1 (1.47%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.12%) Java
2 8 (11.76%) Scala
3 4 (5.88%) SQL
3 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.41%) C#
5 2 (2.94%) Ruby
5 2 (2.94%) Korn
5 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.94%) Python
5 2 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (20.59%) Security Cleared
3 10 (14.71%) RHCE
4 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
5 8 (11.76%) DV Cleared
5 8 (11.76%) MCP
6 5 (7.35%) VCP5
7 2 (2.94%) RHCT
7 2 (2.94%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.47%) Degree
System Software
1 43 (63.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 8 (11.76%) XenApp
4 7 (10.29%) VMware ESX
5 6 (8.82%) Hyper-V
6 4 (5.88%) NFS
6 4 (5.88%) Terminal Services
7 3 (4.41%) vCloud
8 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) Hyperic
2 4 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 4 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (4.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.94%) Nagios
4 2 (2.94%) Puppet
4 2 (2.94%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.94%) SCCM
5 1 (1.47%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Red Hat
2 16 (23.53%) Citrix
3 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.76%) BMC
5 5 (7.35%) McAfee
5 5 (7.35%) EMC
5 5 (7.35%) IBM
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle
6 3 (4.41%) Symantec
6 3 (4.41%) Sophos
6 3 (4.41%) Cisco
7 2 (2.94%) Dell
7 2 (2.94%) SAP
7 2 (2.94%) F5
8 1 (1.47%) NETGEAR
8 1 (1.47%) NetApp
8 1 (1.47%) LANDesk
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